Gulf Coast Center For
Nonviolence

Events

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

We’re only a couple weeks away from DVAM 2015! The month of October is recognized every year as the time to remember those who struggle with domestic violence, raise awareness of this issue, and speak out against violence as a community. Will you lend your voice? To help, we’ve developed a few tools for you […]

7th Annual Moonlight Masquerade

Tickets are now available for our 2015 Moonlight Masquerade Event, “Moonlight Masquerade at The Haunted Mansion”! This year’s event will feature a Halloween theme. Don’t miss out – get your tickets today. When: October 23rd, 2015 Where: The Redding House Time: 6-10pm Attire: Business Casual or Halloween Costume Offering: Music, silent auction, hors d’oeuvres, complimentary […]

2015 Walk A Mile In Her Shoes

We’re placing a call out to all the Real Men of the MS Coast! Are you strong enough to brave a one-mile walk in high heels? Are you a man who is willing to stand up against violence against women? Then we NEED YOU!

Poetry Slam on Love & Respect

Join us at Negrotto’s Gallery on April 24th as we host our first poetry slam to bring awareness to the issue of sexual assault. Info and registration is available at gcwcfn.org/slam.

Free Training On Sexual Assault

Our Center, in conjunction with Hancock Medical Center and MS Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MSCASA) will be hosting four-hour trainings on May 20 and 21st at Hancock Medical Center in Bay St. Louis. Trainings are available for nurses on either day, and a training targeted to the general public (non-medical personnel) will be held May […]

2015 Rock The Cause 5K

Join us on April 4th for the 2nd annual Rock the Cause 5k benefiting Adrienne’s House, the satellite domestic violence shelter program of the Gulf Coast Women’s Center for Nonviolence.

"Because He Likes Me" Movie Premiere

The Center is very honored to be taking part in the premiere of the new movie, “Because He Likes Me,” tonight at the Knight Nonprofit Center. The movie came about through partnership with several local organizations committed to reducing violence against women and girls. It seeks to raise awareness of the often subliminal ways in […]

WAVE Sponsors Bridge Walk to Benefit Our Center

Send a wave of support to women across the Gulf Coast who are victims of violence and abuse by walking together across the Ocean Springs-Biloxi Bridge Friday, November 21st. Meet at the Ocean Springs Yacht Club at 5:30 pm.

Santa's Helpers Wanted!

Now through December 19th, you have the opportunity to sponsor a child, adult, or family for Christmas! Each year our Center collects gifts for clients and their children who have been victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, stalking, or loved ones of homicide victims. Many of our families come to our shelter with little more […]

New Moonlight Masquerade Tee Shirts Are Here

These special edition, high-quality white cotton tees are now available to commemorate Moonlight Masquerade 2014! The front pocket area is decorated with the “Peace, Love, & Understanding” logos, while the back features our original “Feeling Groovy” art print designed by local artist Christopher Inglis Stebly. All Sizes Just $20! Visit our Moonlight Masquerade page to […]

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Saving Animals and Families Everyday

A great way to show your support!

Just drop off your donated items to the Humane Society of South Mississippi in either of its thrift store locations (Gulfport or Ocean Springs) and let them know you're donating on behalf of the Women's Center. They will then provide us with vouchers our clients can then use to purchase clothing or household items for their family!

Upcoming Events

Nov
29
Tue

Giving Tuesday

Jan
11
Wed

Human Trafficking Awareness Day

Mar
18
Sat

Drawdown Throwdown

Frank Gruich Center

Apr
01
Sat

2023 Rock the Cause

Pascagoula Beach Park

Apr
5
Wed

Start By Believing Day

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